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Fancy Flock

Fancy Flock
2019 Red Blend, Valdepenas

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 13%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$3.99
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Fancy Flock
2019 Red Blend, Valdepenas

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Other Spanish Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Spain
Alcohol: 13%
Violet color. Aromas of ripe plums and hints of chocolate taffy with a supple, vibrant, dry medium body and a polished, buoyant honey-roasted nuts, berry tisane, and fig finish with light oak flavor. A solid old-world red that will fit right in at the table; pair with roasted pork dishes and good company.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Old World
Aroma Aroma: ripe plums and hints of chocolate taffy
Taste Flavor: honey-roasted nuts, berry tisane, and fig
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Pot Roast, Steak & Potatoes, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A solid old-world red that will fit right in at the table; pair with roasted pork dishes and good company.

The Retailer

Aldi Inc.

The Retailer
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